Podcast: Real-Time VFX

In the fast-paced world of video games, one of the key elements that captivate players and brings virtual worlds to life is the magic of real-time visual effects (VFX). Recently, Magic Media hosted an engaging video podcast that delved into the intricacies of this fascinating field. Joined by esteemed VFX specialists Marc Segura and Jason Keyser, the episode dissected some of our pieces of work, showcasing technical expertise, and explored the psychology behind the importance of real-time VFX in gaming. Let’s take a closer look at the highlights of this intriguing discussion.

The Podcast Guests

Renowned VFX artist Marc Segura, known for his exceptional contributions to the gaming industry, joined forces with Jason Keyser, founder of VFX Apprentice, in a captivating video podcast hosted by Pádraig Walsh. Together, they explored the technical side of real-time VFX, dissecting works and showcasing their expertise. Marc Segura’s established reputation in the gaming industry and Jason Keyser’s expertize and dedication to empowering aspiring VFX artists added a dynamic and insightful dimension to the discussion.

Exploring Real-Time VFX

The episode featured a captivating breakdown of various works, showcasing the technical expertise required to achieve stunning visual effects. Beyond the technical aspects, Segura and Keyser delved deep into the psychology behind the importance of real-time VFX in gaming, unraveling the secrets behind players’ fascination with these captivating visual elements. Tune into the rare glimpse into the meticulous craftsmanship and technical prowess involved in creating remarkable real-time VFX, revealing the “secret sauce” that brings virtual worlds to life.


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